The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 47 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 30 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.13% 1.77% 4.10%
As % of the Vendors category 10.42% 3.75% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 5
Average daily rate
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£280 £330 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £330 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £330 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.97 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
288 240 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 39.67% 47.15% 48.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 115 113
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £461 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 18
Average hourly rate £13.13 £18.97 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.81% +14.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £14.44 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.35 £22.50 £20.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -10 15 £325 -1.51% 14
West Wales - 9 £225 -
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VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 47 (69.12%) Windows
2 40 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (38.24%) Red Hat
5 20 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 19 (27.94%) Linux
7 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
8 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 16 (23.53%) IIS
10 14 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (20.59%) Open Source
10 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (19.12%) JBoss
11 13 (19.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (17.65%) Java
12 12 (17.65%) RHCE
12 12 (17.65%) Clustering
13 11 (16.18%) Spring
13 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (16.18%) Hyperic
14 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (13.24%) SQL
15 9 (13.24%) AIX
15 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
15 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
15 9 (13.24%) Windows 7
16 8 (11.76%) Scala
16 8 (11.76%) JSON
16 8 (11.76%) Apache Camel
16 8 (11.76%) MongoDB

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (23.53%) IIS
2 13 (19.12%) JBoss
3 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.41%) Apache
4 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.41%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.47%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.47%) nginx
6 1 (1.47%) Confluence
6 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.47%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) DNS
2 5 (7.35%) Firewall
2 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.35%) LAN
2 5 (7.35%) WAN
3 4 (5.88%) VPN
3 4 (5.88%) DHCP
3 4 (5.88%) SAN
4 3 (4.41%) VoIP
5 2 (2.94%) BGP
5 2 (2.94%) Internet
5 2 (2.94%) OSPF
6 1 (1.47%) MPLS
6 1 (1.47%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.47%) IPsec
6 1 (1.47%) RIP
6 1 (1.47%) HTTP
6 1 (1.47%) IPv6
6 1 (1.47%) LDAP
6 1 (1.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.47%) MySQL
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) JMeter
1 3 (4.41%) JIRA
1 3 (4.41%) Selenium
1 3 (4.41%) Subversion
1 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.41%) SoapUI
2 2 (2.94%) Gradle
2 2 (2.94%) Artifactory
2 2 (2.94%) ReSharper
2 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.47%) Hudson
General
1 4 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (11.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 8 (11.76%) Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Server Support
5 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (7.35%) Server Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) SCCM Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Wintel Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) Build Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Server Support Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Windows Support Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Wintel Server Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) Spring
2 8 (11.76%) JSON
2 8 (11.76%) Apache Camel
2 8 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (11.76%) REST
2 8 (11.76%) SOAP
3 3 (4.41%) .NET
3 3 (4.41%) HTML
3 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.41%) CSS
3 3 (4.41%) RESTful
3 3 (4.41%) jQuery
3 3 (4.41%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.41%) Java SE
3 3 (4.41%) Spring MVC
3 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (4.41%) HTML5
3 3 (4.41%) CSS3
4 1 (1.47%) LAMP
4 1 (1.47%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Open Source
2 12 (17.65%) Clustering
3 4 (5.88%) LPAR
4 2 (2.94%) AS400
4 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.47%) Wiki
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 47 (69.12%) Windows
2 32 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (27.94%) Linux
4 14 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (13.24%) AIX
6 9 (13.24%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.82%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.41%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.94%) UNIX
9 2 (2.94%) OS/400
10 1 (1.47%) Debian
10 1 (1.47%) CentOS
10 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
1 5 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (7.35%) ITIL
2 4 (5.88%) Coaching
3 3 (4.41%) MVC
3 3 (4.41%) Scrum
3 3 (4.41%) SOA
3 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
3 3 (4.41%) Software Deployment
4 2 (2.94%) BDD
4 2 (2.94%) Performance Management
4 2 (2.94%) Data Protection
4 2 (2.94%) Change Management
4 2 (2.94%) Service Management
5 1 (1.47%) Project Management
5 1 (1.47%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.47%) Migration
5 1 (1.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.47%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) Java
2 9 (13.24%) SQL
3 8 (11.76%) Scala
4 5 (7.35%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.41%) VBScript
5 3 (4.41%) VB
5 3 (4.41%) C#
5 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.94%) Korn
6 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.47%) C
7 1 (1.47%) Perl
7 1 (1.47%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (17.65%) RHCE
3 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
3 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.35%) VCP5
5 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.94%) RHCSA
6 2 (2.94%) RHCT
6 2 (2.94%) MCTS
6 2 (2.94%) MCITP
6 2 (2.94%) MCP
6 2 (2.94%) MCSE
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.47%) Degree
System Software
1 40 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.35%) VMware ESX
4 5 (7.35%) XenApp
5 4 (5.88%) NFS
6 3 (4.41%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.41%) Xen
6 3 (4.41%) vCloud
7 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.47%) Samba
8 1 (1.47%) XenServer
8 1 (1.47%) Postfix
8 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (16.18%) Hyperic
2 5 (7.35%) SCCM
3 4 (5.88%) Tivoli
3 4 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (4.41%) ZABBIX
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Intune
5 2 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.94%) SCDPM
5 2 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.94%) Nagios
6 1 (1.47%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (38.24%) Red Hat
2 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.76%) BMC
4 7 (10.29%) Citrix
5 5 (7.35%) EMC
6 4 (5.88%) Cisco
6 4 (5.88%) IBM
7 3 (4.41%) McAfee
7 3 (4.41%) Oracle
8 2 (2.94%) F5
8 2 (2.94%) Dell
8 2 (2.94%) Symantec
9 1 (1.47%) Intel
9 1 (1.47%) NetApp
9 1 (1.47%) Veeam
9 1 (1.47%) NETGEAR
9 1 (1.47%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.47%) Fortinet
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